Farm to Future offers agricultural employment opportunities, with priority given to underserved Gateway city youth and veterans, at our partner farms. Positions teach skills in growing, harvesting, and the marketing and sales of produce by way of retail farm stands, Community Shared Agriculture (CSA) programs, farmer’s markets and mobile markets. Employees contribute to the Farm to Food Bank and Farm to Family programs, outlined below. Through this experience, individuals gain a comprehensive understanding of sustainable agriculture and our local food system. The leadership and workforce skills they build will translate to any career path that they may choose to follow.
In 2020, we aim to employee 10 individuals at our partner farms.